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Dall sheep population plummets, hunt canceled

August 22nd 1:21 pm

The population of Dall sheep in the Northwest Arctic has declined by more than half in the past three years, prompting state and federal agencies to halt the annual hunt.

U.S. Arctic ambassador pays visit to Alaska

August 22nd 1:16 pm

Standing-room-only audience members tell Papp that Natives need louder voice in issues

Man pleads to reduced charges in moose kill

August 22nd 1:16 pm

Paul Kropoff sentenced to week in jail, $6,000 in fines, and no hunting privileges for five years

EPA holds another hearing in Dillingham on Pebble

August 22nd 1:15 pm

Agency continues to move toward finalizing preemptive restrictions against the development of mine

18th-century sailor honored in Sand Point

August 22nd 1:14 pm

Bronze plaque erected in memory of Russian who explored region, died in 1741

Edgmon wants answers on changes at state park

August 22nd 1:13 pm

This summer, management of the Wood Tikchik State Park was shifted under the administration of Chugach State Park.

Correction

August 22nd 1:12 pm

Last week's Bristol Bay Times - Dutch Harbor Fisherman reversed the titles of two Russian sailors visiting Unalaska. Leonid Lysenko is the university professor.

Years Ago in the Bristol Bay Times-Dutch Harbor Fisherman

August 22nd 1:12 pm

Permanent Fund vote in September

Opinion: Teacher's enthusiasm brightens transition from summer freedom to classroom learning

August 22nd 1:03 pm

Yesterday was the last day of summer vacation for my children. After a week of rain, the sun came out in its blazing glory, polishing the jewel of Alaska's summer landscape.

Russian ban on food imports affects Alaska

August 22nd 1:03 pm

Seafood is by far Alaska's top export and as it heads overseas, global politics play a big role in making sales sink or swim.

Commercial fishing just about done for season

August 22nd 1:02 pm

No more buyers for pinks, silvers in Nushagak District, effort slows in Togiak

King shines during Bartlett meet

August 22nd 1:01 pm

Miles King got the 2014 prep cross country season off to a rousing start for southwestern Alaska teams. The Bristol Bay High School standout legged out a 10th-place finish in the season-opening Bartlett Invitational meet on Saturday in Anchorage.

Draft Arctic drilling requirements sent for interagency review

August 22nd 1:00 pm

The U.S. Department of the Interior issued a draft of the country's first minimum standards for oil and gas activity in the Arctic waters off Alaska's shores this week, but interagency review of the process may still take months, Washington reporters write.

An archaeologist's field guide to coffee cans

August 22nd 12:59 pm

The year is 1905. You are a prospector in Alaska relaxing in your cabin after a chilly day of working the tailings pile.

State fair features Native 'Gathering Place'

August 22nd 12:58 pm

New venue dedicated to celebrating Alaska's Native cultures and traditions

Food booth to serve traditional food with contemporary flair

August 22nd 12:57 pm

Alaska State Fair coincides with the silver salmon run

Unalaska Police Report

August 22nd 12:56 pm

As told by the Alaska State Troopers. Any charges reported in these statements are accusations, and the defendant is presumed innocent until or unless proven guilty.

Agencies train for hazardous material response

August 22nd 12:46 pm

Unalaska drill conducted to help different agencies foster better working relationships

Opinion: Vote No on Ballot Measure 1

August 17th 5:06 pm

Arctic Slope Regional Corporation has come out publicly against Ballot Measure 1 because we have seen the positive impact that SB21 has already made in creating jobs and opportunity, and we don't want to see that momentum halted. We are proud to be joined by [...]

Extreme Seafoods has rough entry into fishery

August 15th 1:22 pm

Despite 'hot' sockeye salmon, disgruntled fishermen, buyer says season not a total flop

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